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April 2014

Upgrade Your Command-Line - Part 3: tmux

by Colin Miller, on command-line, bash, tmux

On to part 3 of my 5 part series on upgrading your command-line. In part one I talked about improving the speed of navigating your filesystem using bashmarks. In part two, I expanded on that navigation speed by improving the cd .. command with an improved version. In this part, I'd like to talk about multi-tasking in the terminal itself. Many Unix veterians are familiar with screen which allows you to…